USBE’s February Spotlight

The 29th annual USOE Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Contest's winners.

This year was the 29th annual USOE Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Contest, in honor of his birthday and lasting legacy. Our Educational Equity staff received a total of 645 essay entries (breaking previous years’ records) and 12 video entries from 19 different LEAs. All of the winning entries can be found on our website and YouTube. . . . → Read More

2013 MLK Jr. Video Contest Winners

Helena Rodriguez

Happy Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. The Utah State Office of Education will be closed in observance of the holiday. Have a great day. Enjoy the work of the two grand prize winners of the 29th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Video contest. . . . → Read More

Volunteer at your Local School

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State Superintendent of Public Instruction Larry K. Shumway encourages everyone to help Utah public schools by becoming a volunteer. Check out his latest video on how and why you should volunteer. . . . → Read More

Superintendent Shumway congratulates the Class of 2011

Utah Superintendent of Public Instruction Larry K. Shumway congratulates the graduating Class of 2011 in a new video posted on the Utah Public Education YouTube channel. In it, the Superintendent advises the graduates to make sure high school isn’t the end of their education. He also urges the graduates to participate in civic society. . . . → Read More